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Dem Rep. Ryan to McConnell on Coronavirus Stimulus Bill: 'Take Out What You Don't Like and Send It Back'

Dem Rep. Ryan to McConnell on Coronavirus Stimulus Bill: 'Take Out What You Don't Like and Send It Back'

Representative Tim Ryan (D-OH) on Monday's "Mornings with Maria" discussed the House last week passing the additional $3 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill, wh [...] Read full article: Dem Rep. Ryan to McConnell on Coronaviru...→

Dem Rep. Ryan to McConnell on Coronavirus Stimulus Bill: 'Take Out What You Don't Like and Send It Back'

Dem Rep. Ryan to McConnell on Coronavirus Stimulus Bill: 'Take Out What You Don't Like and Send It Back'

Representative Tim Ryan (D-OH) on Monday's "Mornings with Maria" discussed the House last week passing the additional $3 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill, wh [...] Read full article: Dem Rep. Ryan to McConnell on Coronaviru...→

Trump faces pushback after supporting more coronavirus stimulus spending

Trump faces pushback after supporting more coronavirus stimulus spending

President Trump backs another round of stimulus spending to give the economy a boost as it tries to emerge from financial ravages of the coronavirus pandemic a [...] Read full article: Trump faces pushback after supporting mo...→

Trump voices support for a second stimulus check payment as part of next coronavirus aid package

Trump voices support for a second stimulus check payment as part of next coronavirus aid package

"We will be doing another stimulus package. It will be very good, it will be very generous," Trump said Monday in an interview with Scripps. Read full article: Trump voices support for a second stimul...→

Trump supports second ‘very generous’ coronavirus stimulus package

Trump supports second ‘very generous’ coronavirus stimulus package

President Trump said he supported the idea of giving Americans a “very generous” second round of financial aid to counter the effect of the shutdowns amid the [...] Read full article: Trump supports second ‘very generous’ co...→

Rep. Massie Rips 'Unconstitutional' DC Statehood Bill

Rep. Massie Rips 'Unconstitutional' DC Statehood Bill

The Democrats' push to make Washington, D.C., the 51st state is "unconstitutional," according to Rep. Thomas Massie, R-Ky. Read full article: Rep. Massie Rips 'Unconstitutional' DC S...→

Rep. Biggs: Police officers will consider retiring if Dems' bill becomes law

Rep. Biggs: Police officers will consider retiring if Dems' bill becomes law

Rep. Andy Biggs said on Thursday that the Democrats' push to “take away” qualified immunity for police officers is going to create disincentives for people to [...] Read full article: Rep. Biggs: Police officers will conside...→

Breaking down ‘miracle’ coronavirus survivor’s $1.1M hospital bill

Breaking down ‘miracle’ coronavirus survivor’s $1.1M hospital bill

This life-saving coronavirus treatment could easily drain someone’s life savings. And then some. A Seattle COVID-19 survivor knew that he must have run up a pr [...] Read full article: Breaking down ‘miracle’ coronavirus surv...→

Rep. Chuck Fleischmann: Coronavirus recovery — this can help rebuild community and hope

Rep. Chuck Fleischmann: Coronavirus recovery — this can help rebuild community and hope

On Oct. 30, 2001, wearing a navy-blue New York Fire Department quarter zip, President George W. Bush stepped out onto the mound at Yankee Stadium to throw the [...] Read full article: Rep. Chuck Fleischmann: Coronavirus reco...→

Illinois Republican Party sues Dem governor Pritzker over right to assemble during coronavirus lockdowns

Illinois Republican Party sues Dem governor Pritzker over right to assemble during coronavirus lockdowns

The Illinois Republican Party, along with other GOP groups, has filed a lawsuit over its right to assemble as a political group during the coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: Illinois Republican Party sues Dem gover...→

Cruz rolls out bill to provide tax credits to businesses who test employees for coronavirus weekly

Cruz rolls out bill to provide tax credits to businesses who test employees for coronavirus weekly

Sen. Ted Cruz on Tuesday rolled out new legislation that would provide tax credits to businesses that plan to test employees for the novel coronavirus every we [...] Read full article: Cruz rolls out bill to provide tax credi...→

Rep. Ilhan Omar's Father Dies Due to Coronavirus

Rep. Ilhan Omar's Father Dies Due to Coronavirus

Father of Somalia-born U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar died Monday night of complications from the novel coronavirus. Read full article: Rep. Ilhan Omar's Father Dies Due to Cor...→

Dem Rep. Pressley says it’s ‘not good enough’ for white people to not be racist: ‘Come on, Becky’

Dem Rep. Pressley says it’s ‘not good enough’ for white people to not be racist: ‘Come on, Becky’

Rep. Ayanna Pressley says non-racist white people need to essentially become activists if they want to be considered culturally “good enough” in 2020. Read full article: Dem Rep. Pressley says it’s ‘not good en...→

Dem Rep. Engel lands big endorsements as he battles to keep his congressional seat

Dem Rep. Engel lands big endorsements as he battles to keep his congressional seat

As he fights for his political life, New York Rep. Eliot Engel is getting help from some of the top Democrats in the House of Representatives. Read full article: Dem Rep. Engel lands big endorsements as...→

Dem Rep. Pressley: Black Folks Are 'Gutted,' 'Exhausted' -- 'A Fire Hose That We're Drinking from Daily of Insult and Assault and Devastation'

Dem Rep. Pressley: Black Folks Are 'Gutted,' 'Exhausted' -- 'A Fire Hose That We're Drinking from Daily of Insult and Assault and Devastation'

Sunday on MSNBC, Rep. Ayanna Pressley (D-MA), a member of congressional Democrat's "The Squad," decried to conditions under which many black Americans live. | [...] Read full article: Dem Rep. Pressley: Black Folks Are 'Gutt...→

Seattle man, 70, beats coronavirus -- then gets $1.1M hospital bill, report says

Seattle man, 70, beats coronavirus -- then gets $1.1M hospital bill, report says

Coronavirus nearly killed Michael Flor. After he got out of the hospital following a 62-day stay, the bill he received nearly killed him too. Read full article: Seattle man, 70, beats coronavirus -- th...→

Senate Republicans' police reform bill fails on test vote amid Dem opposition

Senate Republicans' police reform bill fails on test vote amid Dem opposition

A Republican-authored police reform bill failed in a Senate test vote Wednesday after Democrats opposed the bill on the basis it did not go far enough -- spark [...] Read full article: Senate Republicans' police reform bill f...→

Renter Says Landlord Used Coronavirus to Shirk Law and Rack Up a Bill

Renter Says Landlord Used Coronavirus to Shirk Law and Rack Up a Bill

A Southern California family said their landlord used the stay-at-home order to sidestep a state law protecting renters, which put them on the hook for hundred [...] Read full article: Renter Says Landlord Used Coronavirus to...→

Biden's stimulus oversight questioned amid his attacks on Trump coronavirus spending

Biden's stimulus oversight questioned amid his attacks on Trump coronavirus spending

Joe Biden is stepping up his attacks on the Trump administration's handling of coronavirus stimulus funds -- and as a result, the former vice president, whom B [...] Read full article: Biden's stimulus oversight questioned am...→

Rep. Hawley: Bill Calls on Big Tech to Treat Users Equally

Rep. Hawley: Bill Calls on Big Tech to Treat Users Equally

A new bill calls for users to be able to sue tech companies over political censorship and calls for all users to be treated equally by websites' terms of servi [...] Read full article: Rep. Hawley: Bill Calls on Big Tech to T...→

Scalise Demands Answers from Dem Governors on Coronavirus Nursing Home Deaths -- 'Heartbreaking to See'

Scalise Demands Answers from Dem Governors on Coronavirus Nursing Home Deaths -- 'Heartbreaking to See'

Wednesday, Rep. Steve Scalise (R-LA) discussed the letter being sent to five Democratic governors across the United States demanding answers on why they ignore [...] Read full article: Scalise Demands Answers from Dem Governo...→

Massachusetts Senate Approves Bill To Address Voters Coronavirus Safety

Massachusetts Senate Approves Bill To Address Voters Coronavirus Safety

The bill would give all eligible residents the opportunity to vote early, allow residents to vote-by-mail, and expand absentee ballot access. Read full article: Massachusetts Senate Approves Bill To Ad...→

McConnell: Democrats' Policing Bill 'Going Nowhere' in Senate

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Tuesday a police reform bill put forward by House Democrats would not succeed in the Republican-led Senate."The [...] Read full article: McConnell: Democrats' Policing Bill 'Goi...→

Prominent Kentucky Dem backs Booker over McGrath in bid to oust McConnell

Prominent Kentucky Dem backs Booker over McGrath in bid to oust McConnell

The former Kentucky secretary of state's show of support for Charles Booker adds another boost to his insurgent primary campaign against Amy McGrath. Read full article: Prominent Kentucky Dem backs Booker over...→

Rep. Ilhan Omar’s father dead at 67 from coronavirus

Rep. Ilhan Omar’s father dead at 67 from coronavirus

Rep. Ilhan Omar’s father died on Monday from complications of coronavirus, the congresswoman announced. The Minnesota Democrat released a statement that said N [...] Read full article: Rep. Ilhan Omar’s father dead at 67 from...→

Dem establishment favorite McGrath faces last-minute primary threat from the left in bid for McConnell seat

Dem establishment favorite McGrath faces last-minute primary threat from the left in bid for McConnell seat

Democratic Senate candidate Amy McGrath of Kentucky  – showcasing her grassroots appeal – took to Twitter this weekend to tout her fundraising prowess. Read full article: Dem establishment favorite McGrath faces...→

Dem Rep. Green Calls for Creation of ‘Dept. of Reconciliation’ to ‘Eliminate Racism and Discrimination’

Dem Rep. Green Calls for Creation of ‘Dept. of Reconciliation’ to ‘Eliminate Racism and Discrimination’

In the wake of Rayshard Brooks’ death recently in Atlanta and George Floyd’s death in Minneapolis, both incidents involving law enforcement, Rep. Al Green (D-T [...] Read full article: Dem Rep. Green Calls for Creation of ‘De...→

Rep. Gaetz Preparing Bill To Force US National Soccer Players To Stand For Anthem

Rep. Gaetz Preparing Bill To Force US National Soccer Players To Stand For Anthem

Rep. Matt Gaetz - lashing out at the U.S. Soccer Federation's decision to rescind its ban on players taking the knee during the national anthem - says he'll in [...] Read full article: Rep. Gaetz Preparing Bill To Force US Na...→

McConnell accuses Dems of ‘bizarre new ultimatum’ on police reform, as bill poised to fail

McConnell accuses Dems of ‘bizarre new ultimatum’ on police reform, as bill poised to fail

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Wednesday accused Democrats of a “bizarre new ultimatum” on police reform, saying Democrats want to be allowed to rew [...] Read full article: McConnell accuses Dems of ‘bizarre new u...→

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

"I, for one, do not intend to be played," said Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., leading a charge against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on policing legisl [...] Read full article: In showdown power play, most Senate Demo...→

McConnell dings Democrats for threatening to block debate on GOP police reform bill

McConnell dings Democrats for threatening to block debate on GOP police reform bill

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday brushed off Democrats’ concerns about proceeding with the Senate GOP’s police reform package this week, as th [...] Read full article: McConnell dings Democrats for threatenin...→

'Save The USPS!': U.S. Postal Service Workers Calling On Congress To Provide Funding In Next Stimulus Bill

'Save The USPS!': U.S. Postal Service Workers Calling On Congress To Provide Funding In Next Stimulus Bill

About three dozen U.S. Postal workers and supporters rallied outside the historic Ben Franklin Post Office in Old City Tuesday to call on Congress to provide f [...] Read full article: 'Save The USPS!': U.S. Postal Service Wo...→

GOP Rep. Gaetz reveals adopted Cuban son on Twitter after clash with Dem congressman

GOP Rep. Gaetz reveals adopted Cuban son on Twitter after clash with Dem congressman

Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., surprised social media users Thursday by revealing he has an adopted Cuban son after a fiery exchange with Rep. Cedric Richmond, D-La. [...] Read full article: GOP Rep. Gaetz reveals adopted Cuban son...→

Watch live: McConnell and Scott unveil Senate GOP police reform bill

Watch live: McConnell and Scott unveil Senate GOP police reform bill

The bill is the Senate's response to nationwide protests calling for police reform and an end to racial violence. Read full article: Watch live: McConnell and Scott unveil S...→

POLITICO Playbook: McConnell speeds up police bill, challenging Democrats

POLITICO Playbook: McConnell speeds up police bill, challenging Democrats

And Florida, Texas and Arizona see record single-day coronavirus case increases, The New York Times reports. Read full article: POLITICO Playbook: McConnell speeds up p...→

McConnell facing pressure to vote on police reform bill before July 4 recess

McConnell facing pressure to vote on police reform bill before July 4 recess

The legislation is expected to be introduced on Wednesday by a group of GOP senators led by Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC), leaving the upper chamber of Congress with o [...] Read full article: McConnell facing pressure to vote on pol...→

Elizabeth Warren endorses Dem Rep. Engel's primary rival, as contest heats up

Elizabeth Warren endorses Dem Rep. Engel's primary rival, as contest heats up

Sen. Elizabeth Warren is wading into a fierce primary battle in New York between longtime Democratic Rep. Eliot Engel and his progressive primary challenger -- [...] Read full article: Elizabeth Warren endorses Dem Rep. Engel...→

CBO: Trump team should get 'a lot of credit' for fast coronavirus stimulus... Tr [...]

CBO: Trump team should get 'a lot of credit' for fast coronavirus stimulus... Trump: Bolton doesn't tell truth, plans to sue to block book's release Read full article: CBO: Trump team should get 'a lot of cre...→

Dem Rep. Green Calls for Creation of 'Dept. of Reconciliation' to 'Eliminate Racism and Discrimination'

Dem Rep. Green Calls for Creation of 'Dept. of Reconciliation' to 'Eliminate Racism and Discrimination'

In the wake of Rayshaud Brooks' death recently in Atlanta and George Floyd's death in Minneapolis, both incidents involving law enforcement, Rep. Al Green (D-T [...] Read full article: Dem Rep. Green Calls for Creation of 'De...→

Coronavirus survivor gets whopping $1.1 million hospital bill

Coronavirus survivor gets whopping $1.1 million hospital bill

A 70-year-old Seattle man who nearly died from the coronavirus got hit with another shock after he recovered: a $1.1 million hospital bill. Michael Flor was so [...] Read full article: Coronavirus survivor gets whopping $1.1 ...→

Trump faces pushback after supporting more coronavirus stimulus spending

Trump faces pushback after supporting more coronavirus stimulus spending

President Trump backs another round of stimulus spending to give the economy a boost as it tries to emerge from financial ravages of the coronavirus pandemic a [...] Read full article: Trump faces pushback after supporting mo...→

McConnell accuses Dems of ‘bizarre new ultimatum’ on police reform, as bill poised to fail

McConnell accuses Dems of ‘bizarre new ultimatum’ on police reform, as bill poised to fail

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Wednesday accused Democrats of a “bizarre new ultimatum” on police reform, saying Democrats want to be allowed to rew [...] Read full article: McConnell accuses Dems of ‘bizarre new u...→

Trump voices support for a second stimulus check payment as part of next coronavirus aid package

Trump voices support for a second stimulus check payment as part of next coronavirus aid package

"We will be doing another stimulus package. It will be very good, it will be very generous," Trump said Monday in an interview with Scripps. Read full article: Trump voices support for a second stimul...→

McConnell dings Democrats for threatening to block debate on GOP police reform bill

McConnell dings Democrats for threatening to block debate on GOP police reform bill

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday brushed off Democrats’ concerns about proceeding with the Senate GOP’s police reform package this week, as th [...] Read full article: McConnell dings Democrats for threatenin...→

Trump supports second ‘very generous’ coronavirus stimulus package

Trump supports second ‘very generous’ coronavirus stimulus package

President Trump said he supported the idea of giving Americans a “very generous” second round of financial aid to counter the effect of the shutdowns amid the [...] Read full article: Trump supports second ‘very generous’ co...→

Biden's stimulus oversight questioned amid his attacks on Trump coronavirus spending

Biden's stimulus oversight questioned amid his attacks on Trump coronavirus spending

Joe Biden is stepping up his attacks on the Trump administration's handling of coronavirus stimulus funds -- and as a result, the former vice president, whom B [...] Read full article: Biden's stimulus oversight questioned am...→

Rep. Biggs: Police officers will consider retiring if Dems' bill becomes law

Rep. Biggs: Police officers will consider retiring if Dems' bill becomes law

Rep. Andy Biggs said on Thursday that the Democrats' push to “take away” qualified immunity for police officers is going to create disincentives for people to [...] Read full article: Rep. Biggs: Police officers will conside...→

Scalise Demands Answers from Dem Governors on Coronavirus Nursing Home Deaths -- 'Heartbreaking to See'

Scalise Demands Answers from Dem Governors on Coronavirus Nursing Home Deaths -- 'Heartbreaking to See'

Wednesday, Rep. Steve Scalise (R-LA) discussed the letter being sent to five Democratic governors across the United States demanding answers on why they ignore [...] Read full article: Scalise Demands Answers from Dem Governo...→

Rep. Chuck Fleischmann: Coronavirus recovery — this can help rebuild community and hope

Rep. Chuck Fleischmann: Coronavirus recovery — this can help rebuild community and hope

On Oct. 30, 2001, wearing a navy-blue New York Fire Department quarter zip, President George W. Bush stepped out onto the mound at Yankee Stadium to throw the [...] Read full article: Rep. Chuck Fleischmann: Coronavirus reco...→

POLITICO Playbook: McConnell speeds up police bill, challenging Democrats

POLITICO Playbook: McConnell speeds up police bill, challenging Democrats

And Florida, Texas and Arizona see record single-day coronavirus case increases, The New York Times reports. Read full article: POLITICO Playbook: McConnell speeds up p...→

McConnell: Democrats' Policing Bill 'Going Nowhere' in Senate

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Tuesday a police reform bill put forward by House Democrats would not succeed in the Republican-led Senate."The [...] Read full article: McConnell: Democrats' Policing Bill 'Goi...→

Cruz rolls out bill to provide tax credits to businesses who test employees for coronavirus weekly

Cruz rolls out bill to provide tax credits to businesses who test employees for coronavirus weekly

Sen. Ted Cruz on Tuesday rolled out new legislation that would provide tax credits to businesses that plan to test employees for the novel coronavirus every we [...] Read full article: Cruz rolls out bill to provide tax credi...→

Elizabeth Warren endorses Dem Rep. Engel's primary rival, as contest heats up

Elizabeth Warren endorses Dem Rep. Engel's primary rival, as contest heats up

Sen. Elizabeth Warren is wading into a fierce primary battle in New York between longtime Democratic Rep. Eliot Engel and his progressive primary challenger -- [...] Read full article: Elizabeth Warren endorses Dem Rep. Engel...→

Rep. Ilhan Omar’s father dead at 67 from coronavirus

Rep. Ilhan Omar’s father dead at 67 from coronavirus

Rep. Ilhan Omar’s father died on Monday from complications of coronavirus, the congresswoman announced. The Minnesota Democrat released a statement that said N [...] Read full article: Rep. Ilhan Omar’s father dead at 67 from...→

Dem Rep. Pressley says it’s ‘not good enough’ for white people to not be racist: ‘Come on, Becky’

Dem Rep. Pressley says it’s ‘not good enough’ for white people to not be racist: ‘Come on, Becky’

Rep. Ayanna Pressley says non-racist white people need to essentially become activists if they want to be considered culturally “good enough” in 2020. Read full article: Dem Rep. Pressley says it’s ‘not good en...→

Dem Rep. Green Calls for Creation of ‘Dept. of Reconciliation’ to ‘Eliminate Racism and Discrimination’

Dem Rep. Green Calls for Creation of ‘Dept. of Reconciliation’ to ‘Eliminate Racism and Discrimination’

In the wake of Rayshard Brooks’ death recently in Atlanta and George Floyd’s death in Minneapolis, both incidents involving law enforcement, Rep. Al Green (D-T [...] Read full article: Dem Rep. Green Calls for Creation of ‘De...→

Dem Rep. Pressley: Black Folks Are 'Gutted,' 'Exhausted' -- 'A Fire Hose That We're Drinking from Daily of Insult and Assault and Devastation'

Dem Rep. Pressley: Black Folks Are 'Gutted,' 'Exhausted' -- 'A Fire Hose That We're Drinking from Daily of Insult and Assault and Devastation'

Sunday on MSNBC, Rep. Ayanna Pressley (D-MA), a member of congressional Democrat's "The Squad," decried to conditions under which many black Americans live. | [...] Read full article: Dem Rep. Pressley: Black Folks Are 'Gutt...→

Coronavirus survivor gets whopping $1.1 million hospital bill

Coronavirus survivor gets whopping $1.1 million hospital bill

A 70-year-old Seattle man who nearly died from the coronavirus got hit with another shock after he recovered: a $1.1 million hospital bill. Michael Flor was so [...] Read full article: Coronavirus survivor gets whopping $1.1 ...→

Senate Republicans' police reform bill fails on test vote amid Dem opposition

Senate Republicans' police reform bill fails on test vote amid Dem opposition

A Republican-authored police reform bill failed in a Senate test vote Wednesday after Democrats opposed the bill on the basis it did not go far enough -- spark [...] Read full article: Senate Republicans' police reform bill f...→

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

"I, for one, do not intend to be played," said Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., leading a charge against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on policing legisl [...] Read full article: In showdown power play, most Senate Demo...→

'Save The USPS!': U.S. Postal Service Workers Calling On Congress To Provide Funding In Next Stimulus Bill

'Save The USPS!': U.S. Postal Service Workers Calling On Congress To Provide Funding In Next Stimulus Bill

About three dozen U.S. Postal workers and supporters rallied outside the historic Ben Franklin Post Office in Old City Tuesday to call on Congress to provide f [...] Read full article: 'Save The USPS!': U.S. Postal Service Wo...→

Renter Says Landlord Used Coronavirus to Shirk Law and Rack Up a Bill

Renter Says Landlord Used Coronavirus to Shirk Law and Rack Up a Bill

A Southern California family said their landlord used the stay-at-home order to sidestep a state law protecting renters, which put them on the hook for hundred [...] Read full article: Renter Says Landlord Used Coronavirus to...→

Rep. Massie Rips 'Unconstitutional' DC Statehood Bill

Rep. Massie Rips 'Unconstitutional' DC Statehood Bill

The Democrats' push to make Washington, D.C., the 51st state is "unconstitutional," according to Rep. Thomas Massie, R-Ky. Read full article: Rep. Massie Rips 'Unconstitutional' DC S...→

GOP Rep. Gaetz reveals adopted Cuban son on Twitter after clash with Dem congressman

GOP Rep. Gaetz reveals adopted Cuban son on Twitter after clash with Dem congressman

Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., surprised social media users Thursday by revealing he has an adopted Cuban son after a fiery exchange with Rep. Cedric Richmond, D-La. [...] Read full article: GOP Rep. Gaetz reveals adopted Cuban son...→

Rep. Hawley: Bill Calls on Big Tech to Treat Users Equally

Rep. Hawley: Bill Calls on Big Tech to Treat Users Equally

A new bill calls for users to be able to sue tech companies over political censorship and calls for all users to be treated equally by websites' terms of servi [...] Read full article: Rep. Hawley: Bill Calls on Big Tech to T...→

Breaking down ‘miracle’ coronavirus survivor’s $1.1M hospital bill

Breaking down ‘miracle’ coronavirus survivor’s $1.1M hospital bill

This life-saving coronavirus treatment could easily drain someone’s life savings. And then some. A Seattle COVID-19 survivor knew that he must have run up a pr [...] Read full article: Breaking down ‘miracle’ coronavirus surv...→

Watch live: McConnell and Scott unveil Senate GOP police reform bill

Watch live: McConnell and Scott unveil Senate GOP police reform bill

The bill is the Senate's response to nationwide protests calling for police reform and an end to racial violence. Read full article: Watch live: McConnell and Scott unveil S...→

Massachusetts Senate Approves Bill To Address Voters Coronavirus Safety

Massachusetts Senate Approves Bill To Address Voters Coronavirus Safety

The bill would give all eligible residents the opportunity to vote early, allow residents to vote-by-mail, and expand absentee ballot access. Read full article: Massachusetts Senate Approves Bill To Ad...→

Illinois Republican Party sues Dem governor Pritzker over right to assemble during coronavirus lockdowns

Illinois Republican Party sues Dem governor Pritzker over right to assemble during coronavirus lockdowns

The Illinois Republican Party, along with other GOP groups, has filed a lawsuit over its right to assemble as a political group during the coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: Illinois Republican Party sues Dem gover...→

McConnell facing pressure to vote on police reform bill before July 4 recess

McConnell facing pressure to vote on police reform bill before July 4 recess

The legislation is expected to be introduced on Wednesday by a group of GOP senators led by Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC), leaving the upper chamber of Congress with o [...] Read full article: McConnell facing pressure to vote on pol...→

Prominent Kentucky Dem backs Booker over McGrath in bid to oust McConnell

Prominent Kentucky Dem backs Booker over McGrath in bid to oust McConnell

The former Kentucky secretary of state's show of support for Charles Booker adds another boost to his insurgent primary campaign against Amy McGrath. Read full article: Prominent Kentucky Dem backs Booker over...→

Rep. Ilhan Omar's Father Dies Due to Coronavirus

Rep. Ilhan Omar's Father Dies Due to Coronavirus

Father of Somalia-born U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar died Monday night of complications from the novel coronavirus. Read full article: Rep. Ilhan Omar's Father Dies Due to Cor...→

CBO: Trump team should get 'a lot of credit' for fast coronavirus stimulus... Tr [...]

CBO: Trump team should get 'a lot of credit' for fast coronavirus stimulus... Trump: Bolton doesn't tell truth, plans to sue to block book's release Read full article: CBO: Trump team should get 'a lot of cre...→

Dem establishment favorite McGrath faces last-minute primary threat from the left in bid for McConnell seat

Dem establishment favorite McGrath faces last-minute primary threat from the left in bid for McConnell seat

Democratic Senate candidate Amy McGrath of Kentucky  – showcasing her grassroots appeal – took to Twitter this weekend to tout her fundraising prowess. Read full article: Dem establishment favorite McGrath faces...→

Dem Rep. Engel lands big endorsements as he battles to keep his congressional seat

Dem Rep. Engel lands big endorsements as he battles to keep his congressional seat

As he fights for his political life, New York Rep. Eliot Engel is getting help from some of the top Democrats in the House of Representatives. Read full article: Dem Rep. Engel lands big endorsements as...→

Dem Rep. Green Calls for Creation of 'Dept. of Reconciliation' to 'Eliminate Racism and Discrimination'

Dem Rep. Green Calls for Creation of 'Dept. of Reconciliation' to 'Eliminate Racism and Discrimination'

In the wake of Rayshaud Brooks' death recently in Atlanta and George Floyd's death in Minneapolis, both incidents involving law enforcement, Rep. Al Green (D-T [...] Read full article: Dem Rep. Green Calls for Creation of 'De...→

Rep. Gaetz Preparing Bill To Force US National Soccer Players To Stand For Anthem

Rep. Gaetz Preparing Bill To Force US National Soccer Players To Stand For Anthem

Rep. Matt Gaetz - lashing out at the U.S. Soccer Federation's decision to rescind its ban on players taking the knee during the national anthem - says he'll in [...] Read full article: Rep. Gaetz Preparing Bill To Force US Na...→

Seattle man, 70, beats coronavirus -- then gets $1.1M hospital bill, report says

Seattle man, 70, beats coronavirus -- then gets $1.1M hospital bill, report says

Coronavirus nearly killed Michael Flor. After he got out of the hospital following a 62-day stay, the bill he received nearly killed him too. Read full article: Seattle man, 70, beats coronavirus -- th...→

Trump faces pushback after supporting more coronavirus stimulus spending

Trump faces pushback after supporting more coronavirus stimulus spending

President Trump backs another round of stimulus spending to give the economy a boost as it tries to emerge from financial ravages of the coronavirus pandemic a [...] Read full article: Trump faces pushback after supporting mo...→

Senate Republicans' police reform bill fails on test vote amid Dem opposition

Senate Republicans' police reform bill fails on test vote amid Dem opposition

A Republican-authored police reform bill failed in a Senate test vote Wednesday after Democrats opposed the bill on the basis it did not go far enough -- spark [...] Read full article: Senate Republicans' police reform bill f...→

McConnell accuses Dems of ‘bizarre new ultimatum’ on police reform, as bill poised to fail

McConnell accuses Dems of ‘bizarre new ultimatum’ on police reform, as bill poised to fail

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Wednesday accused Democrats of a “bizarre new ultimatum” on police reform, saying Democrats want to be allowed to rew [...] Read full article: McConnell accuses Dems of ‘bizarre new u...→

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

In showdown power play, most Senate Democrats will vote no if McConnell calls GOP police reform bill

"I, for one, do not intend to be played," said Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., leading a charge against Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on policing legisl [...] Read full article: In showdown power play, most Senate Demo...→

Trump voices support for a second stimulus check payment as part of next coronavirus aid package

Trump voices support for a second stimulus check payment as part of next coronavirus aid package

"We will be doing another stimulus package. It will be very good, it will be very generous," Trump said Monday in an interview with Scripps. Read full article: Trump voices support for a second stimul...→

McConnell dings Democrats for threatening to block debate on GOP police reform bill

McConnell dings Democrats for threatening to block debate on GOP police reform bill

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday brushed off Democrats’ concerns about proceeding with the Senate GOP’s police reform package this week, as th [...] Read full article: McConnell dings Democrats for threatenin...→

'Save The USPS!': U.S. Postal Service Workers Calling On Congress To Provide Funding In Next Stimulus Bill

'Save The USPS!': U.S. Postal Service Workers Calling On Congress To Provide Funding In Next Stimulus Bill

About three dozen U.S. Postal workers and supporters rallied outside the historic Ben Franklin Post Office in Old City Tuesday to call on Congress to provide f [...] Read full article: 'Save The USPS!': U.S. Postal Service Wo...→

Trump supports second ‘very generous’ coronavirus stimulus package

Trump supports second ‘very generous’ coronavirus stimulus package

President Trump said he supported the idea of giving Americans a “very generous” second round of financial aid to counter the effect of the shutdowns amid the [...] Read full article: Trump supports second ‘very generous’ co...→

Renter Says Landlord Used Coronavirus to Shirk Law and Rack Up a Bill

Renter Says Landlord Used Coronavirus to Shirk Law and Rack Up a Bill

A Southern California family said their landlord used the stay-at-home order to sidestep a state law protecting renters, which put them on the hook for hundred [...] Read full article: Renter Says Landlord Used Coronavirus to...→

Rep. Massie Rips 'Unconstitutional' DC Statehood Bill

Rep. Massie Rips 'Unconstitutional' DC Statehood Bill

The Democrats' push to make Washington, D.C., the 51st state is "unconstitutional," according to Rep. Thomas Massie, R-Ky. Read full article: Rep. Massie Rips 'Unconstitutional' DC S...→

Biden's stimulus oversight questioned amid his attacks on Trump coronavirus spending

Biden's stimulus oversight questioned amid his attacks on Trump coronavirus spending

Joe Biden is stepping up his attacks on the Trump administration's handling of coronavirus stimulus funds -- and as a result, the former vice president, whom B [...] Read full article: Biden's stimulus oversight questioned am...→

GOP Rep. Gaetz reveals adopted Cuban son on Twitter after clash with Dem congressman

GOP Rep. Gaetz reveals adopted Cuban son on Twitter after clash with Dem congressman

Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., surprised social media users Thursday by revealing he has an adopted Cuban son after a fiery exchange with Rep. Cedric Richmond, D-La. [...] Read full article: GOP Rep. Gaetz reveals adopted Cuban son...→

Rep. Biggs: Police officers will consider retiring if Dems' bill becomes law

Rep. Biggs: Police officers will consider retiring if Dems' bill becomes law

Rep. Andy Biggs said on Thursday that the Democrats' push to “take away” qualified immunity for police officers is going to create disincentives for people to [...] Read full article: Rep. Biggs: Police officers will conside...→

Rep. Hawley: Bill Calls on Big Tech to Treat Users Equally

Rep. Hawley: Bill Calls on Big Tech to Treat Users Equally

A new bill calls for users to be able to sue tech companies over political censorship and calls for all users to be treated equally by websites' terms of servi [...] Read full article: Rep. Hawley: Bill Calls on Big Tech to T...→

Breaking down ‘miracle’ coronavirus survivor’s $1.1M hospital bill

Breaking down ‘miracle’ coronavirus survivor’s $1.1M hospital bill

This life-saving coronavirus treatment could easily drain someone’s life savings. And then some. A Seattle COVID-19 survivor knew that he must have run up a pr [...] Read full article: Breaking down ‘miracle’ coronavirus surv...→

Scalise Demands Answers from Dem Governors on Coronavirus Nursing Home Deaths -- 'Heartbreaking to See'

Scalise Demands Answers from Dem Governors on Coronavirus Nursing Home Deaths -- 'Heartbreaking to See'

Wednesday, Rep. Steve Scalise (R-LA) discussed the letter being sent to five Democratic governors across the United States demanding answers on why they ignore [...] Read full article: Scalise Demands Answers from Dem Governo...→

Watch live: McConnell and Scott unveil Senate GOP police reform bill

Watch live: McConnell and Scott unveil Senate GOP police reform bill

The bill is the Senate's response to nationwide protests calling for police reform and an end to racial violence. Read full article: Watch live: McConnell and Scott unveil S...→

Rep. Chuck Fleischmann: Coronavirus recovery — this can help rebuild community and hope

Rep. Chuck Fleischmann: Coronavirus recovery — this can help rebuild community and hope

On Oct. 30, 2001, wearing a navy-blue New York Fire Department quarter zip, President George W. Bush stepped out onto the mound at Yankee Stadium to throw the [...] Read full article: Rep. Chuck Fleischmann: Coronavirus reco...→

Massachusetts Senate Approves Bill To Address Voters Coronavirus Safety

Massachusetts Senate Approves Bill To Address Voters Coronavirus Safety

The bill would give all eligible residents the opportunity to vote early, allow residents to vote-by-mail, and expand absentee ballot access. Read full article: Massachusetts Senate Approves Bill To Ad...→

POLITICO Playbook: McConnell speeds up police bill, challenging Democrats

POLITICO Playbook: McConnell speeds up police bill, challenging Democrats

And Florida, Texas and Arizona see record single-day coronavirus case increases, The New York Times reports. Read full article: POLITICO Playbook: McConnell speeds up p...→

Illinois Republican Party sues Dem governor Pritzker over right to assemble during coronavirus lockdowns

Illinois Republican Party sues Dem governor Pritzker over right to assemble during coronavirus lockdowns

The Illinois Republican Party, along with other GOP groups, has filed a lawsuit over its right to assemble as a political group during the coronavirus pandemic [...] Read full article: Illinois Republican Party sues Dem gover...→

McConnell: Democrats' Policing Bill 'Going Nowhere' in Senate

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Tuesday a police reform bill put forward by House Democrats would not succeed in the Republican-led Senate."The [...] Read full article: McConnell: Democrats' Policing Bill 'Goi...→

McConnell facing pressure to vote on police reform bill before July 4 recess

McConnell facing pressure to vote on police reform bill before July 4 recess

The legislation is expected to be introduced on Wednesday by a group of GOP senators led by Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC), leaving the upper chamber of Congress with o [...] Read full article: McConnell facing pressure to vote on pol...→

Cruz rolls out bill to provide tax credits to businesses who test employees for coronavirus weekly

Cruz rolls out bill to provide tax credits to businesses who test employees for coronavirus weekly

Sen. Ted Cruz on Tuesday rolled out new legislation that would provide tax credits to businesses that plan to test employees for the novel coronavirus every we [...] Read full article: Cruz rolls out bill to provide tax credi...→

Prominent Kentucky Dem backs Booker over McGrath in bid to oust McConnell

Prominent Kentucky Dem backs Booker over McGrath in bid to oust McConnell

The former Kentucky secretary of state's show of support for Charles Booker adds another boost to his insurgent primary campaign against Amy McGrath. Read full article: Prominent Kentucky Dem backs Booker over...→

Elizabeth Warren endorses Dem Rep. Engel's primary rival, as contest heats up

Elizabeth Warren endorses Dem Rep. Engel's primary rival, as contest heats up

Sen. Elizabeth Warren is wading into a fierce primary battle in New York between longtime Democratic Rep. Eliot Engel and his progressive primary challenger -- [...] Read full article: Elizabeth Warren endorses Dem Rep. Engel...→

Rep. Ilhan Omar's Father Dies Due to Coronavirus

Rep. Ilhan Omar's Father Dies Due to Coronavirus

Father of Somalia-born U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar died Monday night of complications from the novel coronavirus. Read full article: Rep. Ilhan Omar's Father Dies Due to Cor...→

Rep. Ilhan Omar’s father dead at 67 from coronavirus

Rep. Ilhan Omar’s father dead at 67 from coronavirus

Rep. Ilhan Omar’s father died on Monday from complications of coronavirus, the congresswoman announced. The Minnesota Democrat released a statement that said N [...] Read full article: Rep. Ilhan Omar’s father dead at 67 from...→

CBO: Trump team should get 'a lot of credit' for fast coronavirus stimulus... Tr [...]

CBO: Trump team should get 'a lot of credit' for fast coronavirus stimulus... Trump: Bolton doesn't tell truth, plans to sue to block book's release Read full article: CBO: Trump team should get 'a lot of cre...→

Dem Rep. Pressley says it’s ‘not good enough’ for white people to not be racist: ‘Come on, Becky’

Dem Rep. Pressley says it’s ‘not good enough’ for white people to not be racist: ‘Come on, Becky’

Rep. Ayanna Pressley says non-racist white people need to essentially become activists if they want to be considered culturally “good enough” in 2020. Read full article: Dem Rep. Pressley says it’s ‘not good en...→

Dem establishment favorite McGrath faces last-minute primary threat from the left in bid for McConnell seat

Dem establishment favorite McGrath faces last-minute primary threat from the left in bid for McConnell seat

Democratic Senate candidate Amy McGrath of Kentucky  – showcasing her grassroots appeal – took to Twitter this weekend to tout her fundraising prowess. Read full article: Dem establishment favorite McGrath faces...→

Dem Rep. Engel lands big endorsements as he battles to keep his congressional seat

Dem Rep. Engel lands big endorsements as he battles to keep his congressional seat

As he fights for his political life, New York Rep. Eliot Engel is getting help from some of the top Democrats in the House of Representatives. Read full article: Dem Rep. Engel lands big endorsements as...→

Dem Rep. Green Calls for Creation of ‘Dept. of Reconciliation’ to ‘Eliminate Racism and Discrimination’

Dem Rep. Green Calls for Creation of ‘Dept. of Reconciliation’ to ‘Eliminate Racism and Discrimination’

In the wake of Rayshard Brooks’ death recently in Atlanta and George Floyd’s death in Minneapolis, both incidents involving law enforcement, Rep. Al Green (D-T [...] Read full article: Dem Rep. Green Calls for Creation of ‘De...→

Dem Rep. Green Calls for Creation of 'Dept. of Reconciliation' to 'Eliminate Racism and Discrimination'

Dem Rep. Green Calls for Creation of 'Dept. of Reconciliation' to 'Eliminate Racism and Discrimination'

In the wake of Rayshaud Brooks' death recently in Atlanta and George Floyd's death in Minneapolis, both incidents involving law enforcement, Rep. Al Green (D-T [...] Read full article: Dem Rep. Green Calls for Creation of 'De...→

Dem Rep. Pressley: Black Folks Are 'Gutted,' 'Exhausted' -- 'A Fire Hose That We're Drinking from Daily of Insult and Assault and Devastation'

Dem Rep. Pressley: Black Folks Are 'Gutted,' 'Exhausted' -- 'A Fire Hose That We're Drinking from Daily of Insult and Assault and Devastation'

Sunday on MSNBC, Rep. Ayanna Pressley (D-MA), a member of congressional Democrat's "The Squad," decried to conditions under which many black Americans live. | [...] Read full article: Dem Rep. Pressley: Black Folks Are 'Gutt...→

Rep. Gaetz Preparing Bill To Force US National Soccer Players To Stand For Anthem

Rep. Gaetz Preparing Bill To Force US National Soccer Players To Stand For Anthem

Rep. Matt Gaetz - lashing out at the U.S. Soccer Federation's decision to rescind its ban on players taking the knee during the national anthem - says he'll in [...] Read full article: Rep. Gaetz Preparing Bill To Force US Na...→

Coronavirus survivor gets whopping $1.1 million hospital bill

Coronavirus survivor gets whopping $1.1 million hospital bill

A 70-year-old Seattle man who nearly died from the coronavirus got hit with another shock after he recovered: a $1.1 million hospital bill. Michael Flor was so [...] Read full article: Coronavirus survivor gets whopping $1.1 ...→

Seattle man, 70, beats coronavirus -- then gets $1.1M hospital bill, report says

Seattle man, 70, beats coronavirus -- then gets $1.1M hospital bill, report says

Coronavirus nearly killed Michael Flor. After he got out of the hospital following a 62-day stay, the bill he received nearly killed him too. Read full article: Seattle man, 70, beats coronavirus -- th...→